Carabanchel Social Housing
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  • Foreign Office Architects (creator)
  • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

Carabanchel Social Housing



Level of archival description:
Extent and medium:
  • 1,781 digital files
    0.17 l.m. textual records
    0.05 l.m. printouts
Scope and content:
File documents an executed project by the Foreign Office Architects for Carabanchel Social Housing, Madrid, Spain. The client was the Empressa Municipia de la Vivienda y Suelo, the structure had a total area of 12,000m2, a budget of over 6 million EUR, and was completed in 2007. Project collaborators included David Casino, Leo Gallegos, Joaquim Rigau, Caroline Markus, and Nerea Calvillo, along with Jesus Hierro (structural engineer), Alfonso Cuenca Sanchez (quantity surveyor), FASEVEN (electrical engineer) and the contractor ACCIONA. Material in this file was produced between 2003 and 2007.
File includes project documentation, plans, and drawings. File also contains digital material that is currently being processed and is temporarily unavailable for consultation.
Reference number:



Madrid Spain

Credit line:
Foreign Office Architects fonds
Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
Don de Farshid Moussavi et Alejandro Zaera-Polo/
Gift of Farshid Moussavi and Alejandro Zaera-Polo
Language of material:
  • Documents are in English and Spanish.

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